Plenty to see.

plenty to do.

Mamas and Papas, bring your kids.

Find this at a hotel chain? Dream on. The Highlander offers the grooviest amenities in town. So, power up your inner Fleetwood Mac, and go your own way at Iowa City’s trippiest new urban resort with our retro arcade bar, pool and hot tub, outdoor courtyard, fitness room, and more

Psychedelic relic.

Level up your fun in the Supper Club's retro cocktail arcade! Enjoy old-school classics like Pac-Man and Skee-Ball, as well as new favorites like Dance Dance Revolution and Space Invaders. Whether you're a kid or a kid at heart, there's a game for everyone.


Ready to be cool in the pool? With an inviting, indoor pool and hot tub that open up to the outdoor courtyard, The Highlander Hotel offers the largest hotel atrium in the area.

a green oasis for relaxation

The Highlander's spacious courtyard offers a green oasis for relaxation, yard games, and enjoying food and drinks al fresco. The pool's sliding garage doors open onto the courtyard, creating a seamless indoor-outdoor experience on summer days. It's the perfect spot for stargazing and enjoying the outdoors, just minutes from downtown.

Delights with Their

Connect to more than just WiFi with our comfortable seating and giant Pictionary wall at the Lobby Bar.  With names like The Bra-Burner, Let It All Hang Out, and Wild Child, we will surely have a cocktail that fits your personality!

Fitness Room

Just because you're on a trip doesn't mean you should break your workout routine.  Pump up the jam in our fitness center and your workout routine won't miss a beat. We've got top notch exercise equipment available to you whenever you need to pump you up! 24/7 availability